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Catch a little fish history

LUMMI ISLAND — Learn about reefnet fishing while dining on Pacific Northwest salmon at the Lummi Island Reefnet Festival. The event, from 11 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 9, includes an entire ...

State looks for help naming new ferry

OLYMPIA — Construction of the next 144-car ferry is under way and the Washington State Transportation Commission invites people from across the state to get involved and submit their ideas for the new ...
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Parks and Rec District to discuss Bender Fields

LYNDEN — A special Thursday meeting of the Lynden Regional Parks and Recreation District commissioners will allow the public to comment on the concept of running a bond to help create new restrooms and ...
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Chelsea Van Dalen – Ryan Dykstra wedding

Chelsea Van Dalen and Ryan Dykstra were united in marriage on April 12, 2014, at Faith Reformed Church of Lynden. A reception followed at the fairgrounds Expo Building. The bride is a daughter of Scott ...
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Guide border work begins

WHATCOM -— Drivers, look out for summer road work this week, especially on the Guide Meridian Road. All this week, July 14-18, one lane of SR 539 will be closed near the U.S.-Canada border daily from ...

Museum hosting clock exhibit through Sept. 15

LYNDEN — Whimsical musical clocks and enamel pocket watch stands highlight a clockworks exhibit now on display in the Lynden Pioneer Museum. The exhibit, sponsored by the West Coast Clock & Watch ...

Guide Insurance and Beacon Insurance merge

LYNDEN — Guide Insurance Services Inc. and Beacon Insurance Group Inc. will merge, effective Aug. 1. The joining of the two local, independent agencies will give customers access to “the great customer ...

County home sale prices continue slight rise

WHATCOM — Whatcom County’s housing market showed mixed results in this year’s second quarter, according to a recent real-estate report. The number of county homes sold in the second quarter fell ...

Hats Off motorcycle run a benefit event

LYNDEN — Hats Off T-Shirts & Engraving will host the third annual Raspberry Festival Motorcycle Poker Run and Bike Show. The charity event starts at the Stanwood American Legion on Saturday, July ...

The details of the retail center plan

LYNDEN — Without unearthing every detail of the proposed Lynden North Sound Retail Center, a review of the application to rezone 18.6 acres north of Main Street from residential to commercial does offer ...